Visitors enjoying drinks and snacks in the Museum Cafe

Museum Cafe

View of the formal Italian Gardens and the back of Bentley Priory Our vintage Cafe is the perfect place to have refreshments and lunch during your visit.

Our menu includes hot soups, toasted paninis, and jacket potatoes, as well as a range of delicious cakes and snacks. Please see our boards for our seasonal specials.

If you have any dietary considerations, please let staff know when you order.

Our vintage Café overlooks the beautiful Italian Gardens.  The Café’s outdoor seating area is perfect during warmer weather.

Please note, the Museum’s vintage Cafe is open only to Museum visitors, including those with Annual Membership. 

Group Lunches

Afternoon Tea served on vintage cake-stand You will need to pre-book your lunch if you are visiting as part of a group (20 people or more).

We specialise in scrumptious sandwiches and delicious cakes for group visits, all served on delightful vintage crockery and made fresh on the day of your visit.

For information on our Group Lunch Menu, please download our Bentley Priory Museum Group Lunch Menu and Booking Form.

Picnic Area

Please note that only food and drink bought in the Cafe can be consumed in the cafe. We do have an outdoor picnic area which can be used by anyone who wishes to bring their own lunch.

Due to external landscaping, visitors are currently unable to access the Museum’s picnic area. We hope to have access by Spring 2019.We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

If you wish to bring a picnic, please let volunteers know during your visit and we will accommodate you in the Museum’s Café until the Picnic Area is available.